My daughter screams every time while peeing
Aug24

My daughter screams every time while peeing

A three month old girl was referred to me by pediatrician. Every time she would pass urine, the child would cry. After passing urine she would dribble for sometime. On examination I found that she had severe labial fusion nearly blocking the urine outflow. Under a short general anesthesia the labia were separated. Postoperative and on follow up the child did very well. She stopped screaming while passing urine and she stopped...

Read More
Passing blood in stools – A rare disease
Aug24

Passing blood in stools – A rare disease

Mr. B______, a 50 year old patient from Saudi Arabia came to me with bleeding while passing stools (also read this interesting case ) since childhood. He was often treated for piles in his country but there was no relief. Ultimately being frustrated with his disease, he came to India. He was skinny and pale. I examined his anal canal but did not see any plies. There appeared some mass in rectum. I posted him for colonoscopy. Almost...

Read More
Stone slipping out of Gall Bladder versus stone slipping out of Kidney
Jul19

Stone slipping out of Gall Bladder versus stone slipping out of Kidney

Often patients are under a notion that stone slipping out of Gallbladder means patient will problem is solved. This happens because they have heard that stoens slippng out of kidney means it will come out in urine. This understanding is not correct. A small stone slipping out of kidney may pass out of body in urine. However, a small stone passing out of Gall bladder is simply dangerous and could be even life threatening. Patient can...

Read More
Post radiation bowel perforation
Aug24

Post radiation bowel perforation

At times treating a patient of cancer in abdomen can be a nightmare for the surgeon. Multiple operations and radiations performed as a treatment for cancer changes the anatomy and physiology of abdomen. Now in this situation if a patient comes with a perforation in the bowel becomes a tough challenge to the surgeon. I recently has to operate such patient. He has sever pain and his bowel had perforated due to radiation effect.There was...

Read More
Remove my stones but not my gall bladder
Aug24

Remove my stones but not my gall bladder

A 30 year old educated female along with her husband came for consultation. Before I could ask what was her medical problem she said, “Doctor, I have just been diagnosed to have gall stones. Can you remove my stone but keep the Gall bladder? i do not want to lose my organ., I need it for my digestion & I am too young to lose it. Ultimately God must have given it so it must have some inportant function!” After asking...

Read More
Trichobezoar operation
Aug24

Trichobezoar operation

This is how it was in the...

Read More
Page 5 of 6
1 3 4 5 6